Valmet is supplying a new evaporation line to Century Pulp and Paper’s (CPP) pulp mill in Lalkuan, India.

The Valmet delivery includes a new 7-effect evaporation plant with a design capacity of 275 tons of evaporated water per hour, producing heavy liquor of 75% dry solids. The plant is designed to handle black liquor based on 60% bagasse and 40% wood. The delivery covers main evaporator effects, a surface condenser, an integrated foul condensate treatment plant, flash tanks, main supporting structures and a vacuum system.

This is Valmet’s first evaporation plant installation in India, with start planned for later this year.